Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking tourism entry Numbers from USA

Neve Paritzki Israel is celebrating record-breaking tourism entry Numbers from USA

NEW YORK - Sept. 8 2022, /PRNewswire/ Today, the Israel Ministry of Tourism announced record-breaking numbers of travelers from the United States who visited Israel during the months of July and August. Israel received 78,000 visitors from the United States for July 2022. This is a four percent increase over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States for August 2022. This represents an increase of 13% over 2019.

Eyal Carlin was the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. "It is exciting to see a new growth in tourism to Israel from the United States. Already reaching and surpassing our record-breaking figure in 2019," he stated. "The United States is our number one market for Israel's inbound tourism. Before the COVID-19 epidemic, we had record numbers of Israeli tourists entering Israel every month. נווה פריצקי We are thrilled to have witnessed this positive change, and we expect this trend to last for a long time."

In line with the United States, Canada is in the process of surpassing its tourism numbers in Israel with 7,200 visitors in July 2022 and 6000 in August.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) stated that "it is exciting to observe how Canada's travel to Israel is booming." "We are not too far away from our record 2019 numbers, and we are anticipating that the growth in the number of travelers to Israel will continue to grow as Canadians remain confident about travelling abroad."

Israel has welcomed more than 4.6 million tourists in the year of 2019. 969,600 of them were from the United States. The country's official reopening to all travelers in May saw more than 600,000.

נווה פריצקי נווה פריצקי Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism

The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is the country's tourism agency responsible for planning and executing marketing and promotional initiatives to promote Israel as a top destination for travelers. IMOT aims increase tourism to Israel and enhance and broaden the experience for tourists. IMOT promotes Israel’s remarkable array of historical, cultural tourist attractions, culinary and religious which are all a delightful combination of modernity and tradition. IMOT office locations located in North America are located in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, and Toronto.

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